1 killed, scores injured in rally over Iraq election results

  • Protesters denounce election results and call for a manual recount of the Oct. 10 parliamentary vote outside the heavily fortified Green Zone in Baghdad, Iraq, Sunday, Oct. 31, 2021. Three weeks after Iraqis cast their votes, pro-Iran Shiite militias who emerged as the biggest losers are still rejecting the outcome of Iraq’s parliamentary election, thrusting the country into uncertainty and potential political crisis. (AP Photo/Khalid Mohammed)

BAGHDAD — One protester was killed and scores of people, mostly members of Iraqi security forces, were injured Friday when scuffles between supporters of pro-Iran Shiite militias who had camped outside Baghdad’s Green Zone and anti-riot police turned deadly, officials aid.